News: Government

New Zealand political parties answer key questions on outdoor recreation

In the run up to election day on Saturday 23rd September, the New Zealand Recreation Association has been the nation's six major parties key questions on where they stand on…

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Sep 15, 2017 Environment / Government / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Victorian Government approves Shepparton Art Museum development

The Victorian Government has approved the development of the new Shepparton Art Museum. Victorian Minister for Planning Richard Wynne announced approvals for the amendment of the…

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Sep 11, 2017 Arts / Attractions / Design / Government / Tourism /


Western Australian budget backs tourism, cuts Royalties for Regions program

The Western Australian Government's budget has committed an additional $87 million over four years for events and destination marketing, raising the State's tourism spending up to…

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Sep 8, 2017 Finance / Government / Marketing / Recreation / Tourism /


$3 million boost for native wildlife on Threatened Species Day

Amid widescale habitat destruction across Australia, the Federal Govermment marked yesterday's Threatened Species Day by announcing 19 new grants, worth more than $3 million, from the…

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Sep 8, 2017 Environment / Finance / Government /


Future of five Sydney aquatic centres to feature in Council ballot

Local elections for the Sydney local government area of Cumberland this weekend will see voters asked for their opinion on the future management of the Council's five swim centres…

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Sep 6, 2017 Aquatics / Fitness / Government / Recreation /


Tourism tax on the agenda in New Zealand election

New Zealand’s Labour Party has revealed it will introduce a $25 tax levy on incoming visitors if it gains power in the country’s general election on Saturday 23rd…

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Sep 6, 2017 Aquatics / Finance / Government / Tourism /


Bob East named as new Chair of the Tourism Australia Board

Bob East, Chief Executive of hotel chain the Mantra Group, has been named as the new Chair of Tourism Australia, replacing the outgoing Tony South. An existing board member, East brings…

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Sep 5, 2017 Government / Marketing / Tourism /


Six bids submitted for HK$32 billion Kai Tak Sports Park project

The Hong Kong Government has advised that the long-awaited sports park project at the site of the former Kai Tak airport has attracted six bidders for its design, construction and operation…

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Sep 1, 2017 Design / Finance / Government / Sport / Venues /


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